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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Automatically selects areas

2. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

3. A group of actions

4. Selects a color within an image to be used by the brush

5. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares

6. Color You Apply With A Paint Or Edit Tool

7. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

8. force foreground - force background - etc...

9. Colors being used - default black and white

10. Merges the selected layer with the one below it

11. Adjusts darkness

12. Turns all layers into one - locked - background layer. saves space

13. _________ allows fixing mistakes using your redit history - uses info from the history palette

14. Adds a melted look to the image

15. Blends pixels from a source area with a target area

16. Rulers - things that help the user make accurate selections

17. Something you did to change a setting or effect in photoshop

18. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

19. Special effects

20. Crosshair indicates _________

21. Selections of a similar color

22. Indicates that a layer is visible.

23. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

24. Make paterns from the selection

25. Deletes part of a layer

26. Adjusts saturation

27. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

28. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

29. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

30. Determines how the layers colored pixels mix together with underlying pixels in an image (hue - saturation - color - etc)

31. Makes things fade

32. Cut sections out of an image

33. A mask that can be added to specific layers rather than all the layers below

34. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness

35. Whether or not the crosshair will move with the edit brush or whether it will stay in one area

36. When you save a mask selection - where is it stored?

37. Can use the brush to edit the selection over and over by hand more precisely

38. This action allows editors to merge different layers of changes and combine them into a single layer

39. Selects a circular area

40. How much colors clash with each other

41. The bottom-most layer in an image - usually containing the image data.

42. Lets you view your layers

43. An image created by using a series of mathematically defined lines and curves rather than pixels - making the image easier to rescale; also called draw- type graphics; images do not lose quality when resized; can typically be edited

44. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous

45. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

46. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

47. Creates an effect of slowly decreasing color

48. The 2 numbers at the bottom of the status bar mean indicate the size of the __________

49. To _________ - load the channel and than edit the same way you do with a quick mask

50. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range